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Amridge University is a private institution that was founded in 1967. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 361, its setting is city, and the campus size is 10 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Amridge University's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $9,260 (2012-13).
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Amridge University is primarily a distance learning institution, although there are many courses offered on campus. Amridge University programs have a traditional structure. Distance education is approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the U.S. Department of Education, ensuring that distance education students receive the same high-quality education as on-campus students. Faculty and student services for students on campus are available to distance learners. Amridge University ensures that students have regular contact with faculty and staff members via e-mail and telephone. No residency is required for undergraduates. In addition to offering distance learning to a diverse array of individuals, Amridge University is a participating member of the GoArmyEd project. This is an online, streamlined process, giving soldiers easy access to obtaining funding for their educations.
Founded in 1967, Amridge University is an independent, coeducational institution dedicated to the spirit of its ideals and Christian heritage. All Amridge University programs are taught from a Christian perspective. Amridge University is one of the nation's leading universities offering distance learning programs and services to adults nationally. Adding to the prestige of the University is its selection as one of fifteen initial participants in the Distance Education Demonstration Program Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. Amridge University worked with the U.S. Department of Education to develop a national model to help chart the future of distance learning.
Undergraduate degrees are awarded in Biblical studies, business, human development, human resource management, liberal studies, management communication, homeland security, and public safety and criminal justice. These degrees promote biblical and Christian ministry skills, human development skills, knowledge in the arts, and management communication skills.
|School type||private, coed college|
|Religious affiliation||Church of Christ|
When applying to Amridge University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Amridge University is $50. It is selective.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
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Amridge University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 361, with a gender distribution of 44.0 percent male students and 56.0 percent female students.
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Campus Info & Services
Of the students at Amridge University, 100 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Amridge University.
|Students who have cars on campus||100%|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||Yes|
Paying for School
At Amridge University, 94.7 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $4,010.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$9,260 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data